Fire-brand

  • 1 fire|brand — «FYR BRAND», noun. 1. a piece of burning wood or other material: »I took up a great firebrand and in I rushed…with the stick flaming in my hand (Daniel Defoe). 2. Figurative. a person who arouses angry feelings in others; one who stirs up unrest …

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  • 2 fire-brand — /ˈfaɪə brænd/ (say fuyuh brand) verb (t) 1. to brand (stock) with a hot branding iron (opposed to freeze brand). –noun 2. such a brand. –fire branding, noun …

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  • 3 fire brand — burning stick; instigator, trouble maker; energetic and lively person (Slang) …

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  • 4 fire·brand — /ˈfajɚˌbrænd/ noun, pl brands [count] : a person who tries to get people to become angry and to do things for a political or social cause a political firebrand …

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  • 6 Brand-Hardy — As with many old English personal names such as Alfgar composed of the disparate elements aelf , elf and gari , spear, most double barrelled names are the result of marriage between two families, where the resulting name has no overall meaning,… …

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  • 7 brand — I. n. 1. Fire brand. 2. Thunderbolt, lightning flash, bolt. 3. Mark (of a hot iron). 4. Kind, quality, grade. 5. Stigma, stain, reproach. See blot. 6 …

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  • 8 Brand X — ist eine englische Jazz Rock Gruppe, die 1975 gegründet wurde. Die Band spielte fast ausschließlich instrumentale Musik und nahm in der dreißigjährigen Bandgeschichte zahlreiche Umbesetzungen vor. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Bandgeschichte 1.1… …

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  • 9 Fire play — is a type of BDSM play that involves lighting 50% to 70% rubbing alcohol or other flammable substances on or very close to the skin. Fire play is often considered a form of edge play and can be very exciting but can also be very dangerous… …

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  • 10 Brand Nubian — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Brand Nubian es un grupo de hip hop procedente de New Rochelle, New York. Grand Puba, Sadat X, DJ Alamo y Lord Jamar formaron el conjunto en 1989 y pronto firmaron con Elektra Records para su debut oficial en 1990… …

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  • 11 Brand — Brand, n. [OE. brand, brond, AS. brand brond brand, sword, from byrnan, beornan, to burn; akin to D., Dan., Sw., & G. brand brand, Icel. brandr a brand, blade of a sword. [root]32. See {Burn}, v. t., and cf. {Brandish}.] 1. A burning piece of… …

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  • 12 brand new — c.1570, from BRAND (Cf. brand) (n.). Originally it must have meant fresh from the fire (Shakespeare has fire new) …

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  • 13 Brand (magazine) — Brand is a magazine on anarchism that has been published since 1898 [ [http://www.kb.se/nl/titlar/355.htm Royal Library newspaper index] ] making it the oldest continuously published anarchist magazine and the second oldest in general. It takes… …

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  • 14 Brand in Thessaloniki 1917 — Brand des Luxushotels Splendid beim Brand in Thessaloniki 1917 Der Brand in Thessaloniki 1917 war eine der größten geschichtlichen Ereignisse der griechischen Stadt Thessaloniki. Der am 5. Augustjul./ 18. August 1917greg.… …

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  • 15 Brand Nubian — à la Knitting Factory Pays d’origine Nouvelle Rochelle …

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  • 16 Fire King — is an Anchor Hocking brand of glassware that is similar to Pyrex. Fire King is made of low expansion borosilicate glass and is ideal for oven use. HistoryFire King was originally produced in the 1940s for everyday use, rather than display. It was …

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  • 17 brand-new — [brand′no͞o′, brand′nyo͞o′; bran′no͞o′, bran′nyo͞o′] adj. [orig., fresh from the fire: see BRAND] 1. entirely new 2. recently acquired …

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  • 18 Fire-new — a. Fresh from the forge; bright; quite new; brand new. Charles reade. [1913 Webster] Your fire new stamp of honor is scarce current. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 19 Fire power (disambiguation) — Fire power is a military concept rooted in the ability to direct a heavy weight of metal onto an enemy or enemy possession.Fire power or Firepower may also refer to: * Firepower (film), a 1979 film starring Sophia Loren, James Coburn, O.J.… …

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  • 20 brand new — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ completely new. ORIGIN with the idea straight from the fire …

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